Incident Reports

People Socialist Party's cadres burn effigy of Upendra Yadav


The party cadres of the People Socialist Party burnt the effigy of the party chairperson Upendra Yadav on  October 9, to express their dissatisfaction that none from Parsa district were recommended as minister in federal government.

They even chanted anti-chairperson slogans. They were demanding that Pradip Yadav, a Parsa 1 MP, be appointed as a minister. They were angry that a Parsa native who had made a big contribution to the Madhes movement had not been appointed as a minister. They've threatened to ban Yadav from Parsa.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people Unknown
Actor 1 - Affiliations Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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